Sendmail outgoing failed even when it starts ok?

Lewis Bergman lbergman at
Thu Aug 15 19:27:13 IST 2002

On Thursday 15 August 2002 01:28 pm, Matt Doherty wrote:
> Darnit! Its nice that all this stuff installs great with redhat 7.3 and 7.2
> but when i do this on a 6.2 (with perl 5.6.1) all kinds odd crap happens.
> I start mailscanner and get all ok's I stop mailscanner and still get all
> ok's.
> BUT when i use the status flag i get
> MailScanner             ok
> incoming sendmail    ok
> outgoing sendmail    Failed
> I do a restart and I get all six OK's. (3 down) (3 up)
> strange, but has anyone run into this?
I run it on RH6.1 and Perl 5.6.1 and haven't seen this.
Lewis Bergman
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